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Swiping customers’ driver’s licenses may steer Best Buy into trouble

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 9 2012

It is a common practice for retailers to collect customers’ personal information when processing the exchange or return of merchandise

Major retailers sued for point of sale devices inaccessible to the blind

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 5 2014

Major retailers from Apple to Lucky Brand to J. Crew are being sued for violating the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) by failing to provide

We’re not getting any younger: L’Oréal settles FTC charges over deceptive anti-aging claims

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 9 2014

What's the News? The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently settled with L'Oréal USA Inc. over charges that the company made deceptive claims

Bogo? More like ‘no go’

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 7 2014

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently brought its first case under the Restore Online Shoppers’ Confidence Act (ROSCA), a 2010 federal law that

‘Killing the password dead’ and other updates in cybersecurity

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 12 2014

The Obama Administration has announced a series of initiatives to address the growing number of data breaches at major retailers. Millions of

Operator of celebrity fan sites must pay for COPPA violations

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 1 2012

The operator of fan websites for celebrities including Justin Bieber, Rihanna, Demi Lovato, and Selena Gomez has agreed to settle with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) over alleged violations of Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) and the COPPA Rule

Not all California consumers “like” Facebook advertising practices

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 22 2011

A putative class action lawsuit is currently pending against Facebook, Inc., operator of Facebook.com, over their use of “Sponsored Stories,” whereby a product or page that a user “Likes” is displayed on that user’s friends’ newsfeeds along with their name and image

PCI issues E-Commerce Guidelines

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 1 2013

The Payment Card Industry (PCI) Security Standards Council released new guidelines that serve as a supplement to the PCI Data Security Standard (PCI

Zip codes have been added to the list of personal identification information by the Supreme Court of California

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 16 2011

On February 10, 2011, the Supreme Court of California decided that ZIP codes are "personal identification information" (PII) for purposes of the Song-Beverly Act (the "Act"); therefore, they may not be requested or required as a condition to accept credit cards as part of a transaction

FTC settles with MySpace over privacy practices

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 2 2012

The Federal Trade Commission recently agreed upon a settlement with Myspace LLC, operator of Myspace.com, regarding the company’s privacy practices